The next U21 Health Sciences Doctoral Student Forum, entitled 'Sustaining Communities through my Research' will take place in Johannesburg, South Africa on Monday 18 September 2017. More information will become available soon.

From 2006 to 2012, a Nursing Doctoral Student Forum was held before the U21 Health Sciences Meeting. The event was designed to enable and facilitate international networking opportunities for participants. Major segments included master-classes with U21 Nursing Professors and Lead Researchers the U21 network; presentations and critiques of participating doctoral students' work; presentations by U21 Nursing Faculty; panel discussions; career development workshops, and the option to visit practice areas. Please see the links below the see the report of a particular U21 Nursing Doctoral Student Forum:

In 2013, the U21 Health Sciences Group decided to open the forum to other disciplines outside nursing. The first U21 Health Sciences Doctoral Student Forum took place at University College Dublin on 2-3 September, 2013 and was open to all health sciences students. Please find below the reports of the U21 Health Sciences Doctoral Student Forums since 2013: